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Pointscore Rules 

Top Groomer of the Year 2024/25 Rules

The Top Groomer of the Year pointscore competition is based on individual grommer's significant wins at all AGS Sanctioned shows.  Points are based of Groomer Group wins at below sanctioned shows :

Sydney Royal 2024

Melbourne Royal 2024

Sydney Royal 2025 (Final)

 

Points are awarded based on Best Personal Groom, Group points and the numbers of entries in the Group achieved from the 4 main categories ie Scissoring, Hand Stripping, Spaniel/Setter and Poodle.

Specific Rules 

Points are based of Group wins plus number of entries in the Group as per point scale below.

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Best In Group 1st will add points equal to the number of entries in the Group.             
Runner up in Group or Group 2nd follow by Group 3rd, Group 4th and Group 5th will add points  equal to the number of entries in the group less 1, less 2 less 3, less 4 and less 5 respectively.   

Bonus points (Handstripping, Spaniel, Poodle and Scissoring) are awarded if you compete 4 eligible categories within the specified points period. Each category carries 25 points with a total of 100 points will be added upon completion. 

         
In the event that 2 or more exhibitors have the same number of points, the exhibitor with the most number of 'Best in Group 1st' will be placed first. If there is still not an outright leader, the  the number of 'Best in Group 2nd' wins will be counted  and then if necessary 'Best In Group 3'        
           
       

Rising Star Pointscore Rules

The Rising Star of the Year showcases the up and coming groomers in Australia 

 

Points allocation are for below shows : 

Sydney Royal 2024

Melbourne Royal 2024

Sydney Royal 2025 (Final)

Points are only awarded from the 4 main categories ie Hand Stripping, Spaniel/Setter, Poodle and Scissoring

 

 

Specific Rules 

Points are awarded based on Best Personal Groom, Placings, Best Level In Group wins and Best Level in Show wins plus a bonus points from achieving the completion of the 4 sanctioned classes.

Exhibitor must be under 48 months (4years) of grooming experience from the date of their 1st Full Grooming.

Exhibitor in Level C Novice will have 24 months prior to their elevation on to Level B Intermediate and

Exhibitor in Level B will have up to 48 months of grooming experience to be eligible. 

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The pointscore can be included the following classes

C - Novice class,

B - Intermediate class

A - Advanced class

A+ Master class

Bonus points HSPS (Handstripping, Spaniel, Poodle and Scissoring) are awarded if you compete 4 eligible categories within the specified points period. Each category carries 10 points with a total of 40 points will be added upon completion. 

In the event that 2 or more exhibitors have the same number of points, the exhibitor with the most 'Class in Show' wins will be placed first. If there is still not an outright leader, the number of 'Class in Group' wins will be counted.

Sanctioned Show

The committee may amend, add or otherwise change, at any show with 3 months prior notice.

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